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February

Ume Blossom Festival (Kitano Tenmangu Shrine)

Do You Know Ume Blossom Festival of Kitano Tenmangu Shrine? As a respect to Sugawara no Michizane who is well known as a deity of learning, Ume Blossom Festival (Japanese: Baika-sai) is annually held at […]

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February

Tsuinashiki (Yoshida Shrine)

Do you know Setsubun? According to the lunar calendar, Setsubun (February 3rd) is the last day of the winter. On February 2nd, the day before Setsubun, I went to Yoshida Shrine to see a Shinto […]